Educational Institutions of Chandigarh
Chandigarh, one of the most well planned cities of India also
houses some renowned educational institutions of India. The
Punjab University, Postgraduate Institution of Medical Education
and Research (PGIMER), College of Architecture, the Punjab Engineering
College and the Government College of Arts are to name
a few. There are a number of specialized institutions which
makes the city a base for higher education.
PGIMER, a premier medical
institute of India was conceived in 1960 as a center of excellence
which would endeavor to develop patterns of teaching in postgraduate
medical education in as many branches as possible and attempt
to produce specialists in several disciplines of medicine.
also houses many institutes of higher learning, such as the University Business School (UBS), which is
rated as one of the top ten business schools in India. Other
premier institutes are: Chandigarh College of Education
for Women (CCEW), Chandigarh College of Pharmacy (CCP) and Chandigarh College of Hotel Management and
Catering Technology (CCHM).
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